Creative Media Practice, M.A. | University of the West of Scotland | Ayr, United Kingdom
12 months
14500 GBP/year
11250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Creative Media Practice degree offered at the University of the West of Scotland is ideal for those from various disciplines as well as industry professionals wishing to broaden their creative skills, knowledge and experience. 


Creative Media Practice degree offered at the University of the West of Scotland is a completely flexible MA suite of modules which will allow you to build up a strong portfolio of high-quality creative work across your chosen areas of practice

The master's is delivered by expert practitioners, and will equip you for a creative media career, offering network contacts, the chance to build a portfolio, and essential practical skills. 

Placement Opportunities

Work-related learning is available either as a placement in the screen and broadcast industries and/or work on a professional project. Students are able to develop their professional practice in modules such as Creative Industries: Professional Practice.


Graduates in Creative Media Practice have found roles such as independent producer, scriptwriter, TV development producer, documentary-maker, digital media producer/developer, artist filmmaker, motion graphics designer and as media/arts practice teachers and lecturers. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Creative Contexts 
  • Creative Skills Development
  • Collaborative Project 
  • Creative Industries: Professional Practice 
  • Research: Critical Development 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International- The latest we can process your application is 6 weeks before the course start date  


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry to the MA is open to Honours graduates (minimum 2:2).
  • Applicants with relevant equivalent qualifications and/or professional experience will also be considered.
  • Overseas students must also meet UWS English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11250 GBP per year during 12 months.

For Scottish students, cost of study per year is 7,000


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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